Morten Melin will be joining Northland Power as Executive Vice President, Construction effective August 1, 2017. Morten has extensive experience working in the international renewable energy sector, including his involvement on more than 25 offshore as well as several onshore wind projects.
Most recently, Morten was Vice President, Engineering, Procurement & Construction (EPC) for DONG Energy Wind Power based in Europe. Currently, Melin is an advisor to Northland Power and British Wind Energy (BWE) on the construction and implementation planning for the 252MW Deutsche Bucht offshore wind project located off the coast of Germany. Northland previously announced in March that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire 100% of Deutsche Bucht from the Highland Group Holdings, which currently owns this project through BWE. The final acquisition and financial close for the project are expected mid- year.